"Bikini Moon" won a Special Jury Award at the 38th Fantasporto – Oporto International Film Festival held from February 20th till march 4th in Porto, Portugal., 2011

European Film Committee recommendation - 24th EFA Film Awards invitation, 2011

Ambassador of Culture of the Republic of Macedonia, 2007

"Mother Theresa" for Humanitarian Work, 2002

"October 11" for Major Achievement (highest peacetime award, Republic of Macedonia), 1995


Silver Condor for Best Foreign Film, 1996, Argentina

Independent Spirit Award 1996: Best Foreign-Language Film

Oscar Nomination 1995: Best Foreign-Language Film

Venice Film Festival 1994: Golden Lion for Best Film

Venice 1994: FIPRESCI Prize (International Critics Prize)

Venice 1994: The UNICEF Prize 1994

Venice 1994: Premio Cinemavenire (Young Viewers' Prize)

Venice 1994: Audience Prize

Venice 1994: Rolling Venice Award from the City of Venice

Venice 1994: Leoncino d'oro, awarded by the Italian students

Venice 1994: International Catholic Organization for the Cinema

Venice 1994: Kodak Award for Best First Feature

Venice 1994: Francesco Pasineti Syndicate Award for Best Actor to Rade Serbedzija

Toronto Festival 1994: runner-up in audience vote

Sao Paolo Festival 1994: Audience Award for Best Film

Puerto Rico Festival 1994: Jury Award for Best Film

Puerto Rico Festival 1994: Audience Award for Best Film

Puerto Rico Festival 1994: Best Director

Puerto Rico Festival 1994: Best First Film

Stockholm Festival 1994: Best Debut Film

Mons Festival, Belgium, 1995: Charlot d'or

St Petersburg Festival of Festivals 1995: Grand Prix